Obituaries


Albert ‘Al’ Henry Grover Jr., 84

Albert “Al” Henry Grover Jr., 84, of Selbyville, formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at home. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and had been an accountant for many years. He was a member of the Ocean City Elks, the Oak Orchard-Riverdale American Legion Post No. 28 in Millsboro and the Mason-Dixon VFW Post 7234 in Ocean View.

Grover was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Henry and Helen Quilty Grover Sr.; and a brother, Forrest Grover. He is survived by his wife, Jean Grover; son, Steven Grover and his wife Susie of Miramar, Fla.; a daughter, Barbara Grover of Fairfax, Va.; two grandchildren, Shannon and Shelley Grover; and one nephew, Jim Grover of New York.

A graveside service was scheduled for Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at 2 p.m., with interment in the Delaware Veterans Cemetery, Millsboro. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Melanoma Research, 100 N. Charles St., Suite 234, Baltimore, MD 21201.

Catherine ‘Kate’ L. Rogers, 79

Catherine “Kate” L. Rogers, 79, of Bishopville, Md., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes. She was a homemaker.

Rogers was preceded in death by her parents, Grover C. and Daisey Evans Littleton. She is survived by a son, George E. Littleton and his wife Erma of Bishopville, Md.; two daughters, Sandra L. Mitchell and her husband Randall of Frankford, and Janet L. Blackburn and her husband Eddie of Millsboro; a brother, Joe Jerome Littleton of Millsboro; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

Services were scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, with interment in Carey’s Cemetery in Frankford.

Alan Walter Yurwitz, 54

Alan Walter Yurwitz, 54, of Millsboro, formerly of Selbyville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at home. He had been a clerk in a retail business.

Yurwitz was preceded in death by his parents, J. Peter and Alice L. Stilson Yurwitz. He is survived by his brother, Robert S. Yurwitz of Crownsville, Md.

Services and burial were private..